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Medical Scribe

Compass Oncology, Portland, OR

Job - Health

Close Date: 01/31/2019

Job Description

Compass Oncology is looking for a Medical Scribe to join our team at the East Office. You would be accompanying one of our top notch physicians as they visit with their daily patients. Utilizing our Electronic Medical Record software (iKnowMed), you would take detailed notes on any patient interaction, assist in the generation of referral letters, and other administrative tasks to help our clinical team provide the best service to our patients. This position is fast paced, and requires an individual that has a keen eye for details. The ideal candidate will have a combination of passion and precision, as well as the mentality of putting the patient above all else. If this sounds like you, we want to hear from you!

Employment Type: Full-Time, 32 hours/week, FTE 0.8
Benefits: M/D/V, Life Ins., 401(k)
Location: East

Scribes will work directly with physicians as they are seeing patients throughout the day. Though based in Portland, Oregon, this position may require travel to our other office locations on an as needed basis. Serves as a liaison between patient and medical staff. Supports and adheres to the US Oncology Compliance Program, to include the Code of Ethics and Business Standards.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: •Follows physician through his or her work day and charts patient encounters in real-time using medical office's Electronic Health Record and existing templates.
•Generate referral letters for physicians, manage and sort medical documents within the EHR system, and assist with e-prescribing.
•May handle data management tasks for physicians in real-time,
•Applies knowledge of medical terminology, anatomy and physiology to the transcription of proofreading of medical dictation from originators.
•Transcribes physician dictation to include notes, letters, history and physical reports, hospital dismissal/interval notes, sign-out lists, and other physician correspondence or typing as requested.
•Clarifies dictation that is unclear or incomplete, seeking assistance as necessary

Experience and Education: •Bachelor’s Degree.
•Minimum two (2) year of transcription experience.
•Prior experience as a medical scribe strongly preferred
•Microsoft Application including Outlook experience.
•Electronic Health Record (iKnowMed preferred but not required.)
•Practice Management System (Centricity preferred but not required.)

More About The Company
Compass Oncology team brings together leading cancer experts in the fields of surgical, medical and radiation oncology, pathology and palliative care to provide the most comprehensive cancer care possible and an even more cohesive patient experience. In addition, the majority of our physicians specialize in particular cancer types, bringing a heightened level of expertise to our patients. If you are a dedicated, team-oriented, patient-centered individual looking for an opportunity where you are proud of what you do, work hard, have fun, want to learn and go home at the end of the day knowing you made a difference in the lives of our patients; Compass Oncology is the place for you!

As a member of The US Oncology Network, one of the nation's largest community-based cancer treatment and research networks, Compass Oncology participates in leading-edge clinical trials through US Oncology research, which has helped develop 71 FDA approved cancer therapies. We serve the Portland and Vancouver communities with five clinical offices located throughout the metro area.

To learn more about Compass Oncology and its daily mission, please visit our website at

The US Oncology Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.

Category: Clinical
The US Oncology Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.

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